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Rosie Romero

Can I still use an AC that has been dormant for 3 years?

Can I still use an AC that has been dormant for 3 years?

Tucson reader hasn't used home's air conditioner for three years. 

September 20, 2014 11:00 amLoading…
Should I remove mistletoe from my tree?

Should I remove mistletoe from my tree?

Mistletoe can cause damage if you continue to let it grow on a tree.

September 13, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…
Replace kitchen fan with a microwave/exhaust?

Replace kitchen fan with a microwave/exhaust?

Questions include exhaust power, a dense tree and a new roof for old mobile home.

September 07, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Backhoe needed to remove big oleanders

Backhoe needed to remove big oleanders

Rosie also addresses water spots and rotting vigas.

August 31, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Fixing a leaky dishwasher requires appliance repair company

Fixing a leaky dishwasher requires appliance repair company

Rosie tackles a leaking dishwasher and more this week.

August 02, 2014 11:30 amLoading…
On the house: What's the easiest way to get hot water faster?

On the house: What's the easiest way to get hot water faster?

Rosie answers three water-related questions.

July 09, 2014 9:00 amLoading…
'Dead’ outlet? It's time to call a pro

'Dead’ outlet? It's time to call a pro

How to keep bedbugs out of your home 

July 06, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Rosie answers Tucsonan's construction questions

Rosie answers Tucsonan's construction questions

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero’s website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots in their sewers. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the specific lifesty…

August 18, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Ductwork system important in how air conditioner works

Ductwork system important in how air conditioner works

An air-conditioning system works with help from a condenser, left, which is the part of the system outdoors. The ductwork system is also a critical part of keeping the house cool.

July 28, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Ductwork system important in how air conditioner works

Ductwork system important in how air conditioner works

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero's website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots in their sewers. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the specific lifesty…

July 28, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Use builder- or high-end-grade replacement kitchen cabinets

Use builder- or high-end-grade replacement kitchen cabinets

If you buy a higher grade of kitchen cabinets when you remodel, you'll be a lot happier in the long run.

July 21, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Use builder- or high-end-grade replacement kitchen cabinets

Use builder- or high-end-grade replacement kitchen cabinets

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero's website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots invading their sewer systems. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the spe…

July 21, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Greenhouse probably won't have a cooling effect

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero's website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots invading their sewer systems. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the spe…

July 14, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Whole-home surge protector is good, but get a pro to install it

Whole-home surge protector is good, but get a pro to install it

Working with wiring on your electrical service panel can be dangerous, so an electrician should do it.

July 07, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Whole-home surge protector is good, but get a pro to install it

Whole-home surge protector is good, but get a pro to install it

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero's website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots in their sewers. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the specific lifesty…

July 07, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Hire electrician to find switch-outlet connections

Hire electrician to find switch-outlet connections

Holding your nose when you open the spigot? If your water smells like sulfur, it could be a problem with the water heater or with a well.

June 30, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Hire electrician to find switch-outlet connections

Hire electrician to find switch-outlet connections

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero's website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots invading their sewer systems. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the spe…

June 30, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Help! Mesquite roots keep invading my sewer

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero's website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots invading their sewer systems. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the spe…

June 23, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
20-year-old roof is likely near time it ought to be replaced

20-year-old roof is likely near time it ought to be replaced

These reflective asphalt roofing shingles contain colored granules that reflect the sun's rays. The manufacturer says they'll reduce a roof's temperature by as much as 20 percent in summer.

June 16, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
20-year-old roof is likely near time it ought to be replaced

20-year-old roof is likely near time it ought to be replaced

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero's website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots invading their sewer systems. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the spe…

June 16, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

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